The Hendricks County Economic Development Partnership has been awarded the 2017 Partner Achievement Award through Duke Energy. The award goes to three organizations every year that demonstrate outstanding efforts in helping to bring growth and economic development to their regions. The HCEDP staff includes Jeff Pipkin, Lora Steele and Katelyn Hurt. Economic awards also went to Shance Sizemore, CEO, Lawrence County Economic Growth Council and Sarah Salisbury, site search specialist at the Indiana Economic Development Corporation. The Partner Achievement Award is based on local and regional economic development organizations building successful long-term relationships with Duke Energy.